New scholarships help Alberta workers upskill for careers in artificial intelligence

August 25, 2021 Diana Feng 0

Amii’s Machine Learning Technician Certification prepares Albertans for roles of the future EDMONTON, AB (August 19, 2021) – The Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute (Amii) is offering 20 scholarships for the Machine Learning Technician Certification, a nine-week program that empowers participants to gain new skills and abilities toward technical careers in artificial intelligence […]

UCalgary Postdoc Industry Fair

August 25, 2021 Diana Feng 0

UCalgary Industry Fair for postdocs is an hour-long, virtual event organized by the Postdoctoral Fellows Association of the University of Calgary (PDAC) on the occasion of the Postdoc Appreciation Week 2021. This event will take place on Monday, September 20th at 2pm MDT over multiple Zoom breakout rooms. The participation […]

Note from the President – August

August 18, 2021 Diana Feng 0

ELECTIONS OVER – FULL SPEED AHEAD After a year of municipal then federal elections behind us, it is great to see that we are united across the major cities, and with provincial and federal support – for Alberta to move FULL SPEED AHEAD in growing Alberta’s Tech Sector!  Over this time, Alberta’s entrepreneurial tech […]

3 Alberta-based Companies (Edmonton’s: AltaML, Trust Science, and Testfire Labs) honored amongst the 25 Most Innovative Canadian Intelligent Systems Companies.

August 12, 2021 Diana Feng 0

This article showcases our top picks for the best Canada based Intelligent Systems companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Intelligent Systems industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow. We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting […]

Film credit attracts productions worth nearly $1B

August 5, 2021 Diana Feng 0

MGM, HBO, CBS, Paramount and other studios all working in Alberta right now! Since the program’s launch in January 2020, it has attracted 50 productions to Alberta with total production costs of $955 million, creating 9,000 new direct and indirect jobs in the province. In March 2021, Alberta’s government removed […]

Stantec signs letter of intent to acquire US-based Paleo Solutions, deepening archaeology and paleontology expertise

August 4, 2021 Diana Feng 0

EDMONTON, Alberta and NEW YORK, Aug. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TSX, NYSE: STN Global engineering and design firm Stantec has signed a letter of intent (set to close in Q4) to acquire Paleo Solutions, a full-service natural resources and cultural resources management consulting firm. Paleo Solutions provides paleontological and archaeological […]

Polykar Ground Breaking Highlight 2021

August 1, 2021 Diana Feng 0

Edmonton, AB, July 9, 2021— Polykar, an innovative, world-class manufacturer of sustainable packaging solutions, today officially broke ground for a new 50,000 square-foot state-of-the-art plant in Edmonton, Alberta. The construction of this facility is phase one of what will become a $40 million investment to create an industry-leading centre of […]